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by BrazilGovNews published Aug 04, 2016 05:52 PM, last modified Aug 04, 2016 05:52 PM
Brazill will experience economic growth with the end of the recession, says Temer
Statement

Brazill will experience economic growth with the end of the recession, says Temer

With the fall in interest rates and inflation, president believes in an increase in trust and investments in the country

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 24, 2017 12:00 AM News
Government accounts result shows the country is recovering, says Temer
Fiscal Balance

Government accounts result shows the country is recovering, says Temer

For President of the Republic, surplus joins other positive indicators, such as the reduction in interest rate and increase in foreign investment

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Osmar Serraglio is the new Minister of Justice and Public Security
Justice and Public Security

Osmar Serraglio is the new Minister of Justice and Public Security

In message read by spokesperson, President Michel Temer expressed confidence in the deputy’s ability in heading the portfolio's work

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Tourism will inject R$ 5.8 billion in the economy at Carnival
Economy

Tourism will inject R$ 5.8 billion in the economy at Carnival

Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo together, concentrate 68.2% of the revenues generated in the period. Rio will play host to over 1 million tourists

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Understand the new policy for the Brazilian oil and gas sector
Oil and Gas

Understand the new policy for the Brazilian oil and gas sector

Changes in local content will result in increased competitiveness and production for concession contract holders from September onwards

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Feb 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil and European Union strengthen international cooperation
Bilateral Relations

Brazil and European Union strengthen international cooperation

New phase of Sector Dialogues includes over € 5 million in investments on projects to be selected

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Government establishes policy to encourage new investments in the country
Oil and Gas

Government establishes policy to encourage new investments in the country

Proposal put together by four ministries aims to put Brazil back on the radar of the major oil and gas companies

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Michel Temer defends reform to ensure the future of the Pension System
Economy

Michel Temer defends reform to ensure the future of the Pension System

Michel Temer stated that without changes to the current system, the payment of benefits and the continuity of social programs will be undermined

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Agribusiness exports reach US$ 5.87 billion in January
Trade Balance

Agribusiness exports reach US$ 5.87 billion in January

Agribusiness exports have increased 17.9% compared to January last year; the industry's surplus has reached US$ 4.60 billion

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Government tightens rules against bird flu
Health Control

Government tightens rules against bird flu

Measures aim to protect the Brazilian poultry industry; poultry producers have one year to adapt to new requirements

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Programme will increase Brazil's global market share in agribusiness
Global Agribusiness

Programme will increase Brazil's global market share in agribusiness

With less bureaucracy, producers can save up to R$ 1 billion in production. Goal is to reach 10% of the international market

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer defends modernisation to boost agribusiness and the economy
Agro+

Temer defends modernisation to boost agribusiness and the economy

At the launch of the de-bureaucratisation programme, the President stressed the importance of agribusiness to Brazil's economy

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
BNDES approves R$ 847 million in financing for wind farms in Bahia
The Power of Winds

BNDES approves R$ 847 million in financing for wind farms in Bahia

Works at the Serra da Babilônia Wind Complex will provide 223.25 megawatts of power generation capacity

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
Cruise tourism expected to generate US$ 18 million during Carnaval in Rio
Marine Tourism

Cruise tourism expected to generate US$ 18 million during Carnaval in Rio

50 thousand people are expected to arrive at the city of Rio de Janeiro through Pier Mauá, in the port area of the state capital

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
São Paulo industry hires 6.5 thousand people in January
Labour Market

São Paulo industry hires 6.5 thousand people in January

Highest number of people hired were in the rubber products area, as well as plastic materials and in the manufacturing of clothing and accessories

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
States receive R$ 13.8 million to vaccinate against yellow fever
Immunization

States receive R$ 13.8 million to vaccinate against yellow fever

So far this year, the federal government has sent 12.7 million doses of the vaccine to states with suspected cases and regions bordering risk areas

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
RenovaBio will increase biofuel production in the country
Energy

RenovaBio will increase biofuel production in the country

Programme will also reduce greenhouse effect gases emissions in 43% by 2030

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM News
Real is currency to have increased its value the most against the dollar in a year
Exchange

Real is currency to have increased its value the most against the dollar in a year

Dollar has dropped over 20% against the real in the last 12 months. Trend is driven by increased confidence in Brazil

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM News
Vatican operator includes Brazil in religious itinerary
Religious Tourism

Vatican operator includes Brazil in religious itinerary

Jesuit tourist itinerary starts in Asuncion, capital of Paraguay, going through Argentina and also visiting the Iguaçu Falls, in the state Paraná

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil modernises secondary education
Education

Brazil modernises secondary education

President of the Republic sanctioned the New Secondary Education Law at the Presidential Palace. Aim is to improve student performance and boost full-time classes

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM News
Discontinuation of Foot-and-Mouth Disease vaccine to be announced in April
Strategy

Discontinuation of Foot-and-Mouth Disease vaccine to be announced in April

Ministry of Agriculture works with the possibility of discontinuing the vaccination of 80 million heads of cattle as of November 2018

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 15, 2017 12:00 AM News
Pension reform will help recover investment grade, says Chief of Staff
Pension Reform

Pension reform will help recover investment grade, says Chief of Staff

During a public hearing at the Chamber of Deputies, Chief of Staff Eliseu Padilha, argued that Brazil has become more reliable for investors

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 15, 2017 12:00 AM News
About 30,000 foreigners received work permits in Brazil
Labour Market

About 30,000 foreigners received work permits in Brazil

Most beneficiaries are male immigrants from the US, Philippines and UK

by BrazilgovNews published Feb 15, 2017 12:00 AM News
Government plans to simplify tax system
Economy

Government plans to simplify tax system

President Temer attended the inauguration of the new Chairperson of the Parliamentary Agriculture Caucus this Tuesday (14 February), in Brasília

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 14, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer and US Vice President discuss ways to strengthen relations
Dialogue

Temer and US Vice President discuss ways to strengthen relations

Common interests on creating jobs and stimulating economic growth were the main topics of conversation

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 14, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil launches campaign against sexual exploitation
Carnival 2017

Brazil launches campaign against sexual exploitation

Action will feature three videos, released on social networks to encourage reporting cases of child and adolescent abuse

by BrazilgovNews published Feb 14, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Feb 13, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil ranks 5th in global wind power production increase
Clean Energy

Brazil ranks 5th in global wind power production increase

International body specialised in wind power estimated 2,014 megawatts of growth in Brazil's wind farms in 2016

by BrazilGovNews published Feb 13, 2017 12:00 AM News